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Bosco Ntaganda to face trial for war crimes at the ICC

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EYE ON AFRICA

EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2013-09-11

Ruto trial opens at The Hague

There are mixed feelings in Kenya as the trial of Vice President William Ruto opens in The Hague before the ICC. Also, half a dozen soldiers are jailed over a barracks blast at Mpila, Brazzaville. Hundreds were killed in the explosion last year. And ending on a high note, we head to an Ethiopian classroom where keeping a straight face is no laughing matter.

By Georja Calvin-Smith

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2015-09-01 DR Congo

Bosco Ntaganda to face trial for war crimes at the ICC

As Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda prepares to face war crimes charges in the Hague, those living in the communities his militia ravaged remember the bloodshed and violence he's...

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2015-08-31 Nigeria

Boko Haram blamed for massacre in northeastern Nigeria

Boko Haram horsemen are blamed for the shooting of dozens of villagers in Borno state. But security officials say they're cracking down on the insurgents and that around 20 top...

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2015-08-28 Guinea Conakry

Alpha Condé reacts to Dadis Camara's bid to return home

Guinea's president brushes aside claims that he's been blocking exiled former junta leader Dadis Camara from returning to Conakry. Captain Camara now says he wants to run in the...

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2015-08-27 Nigeria

Nigeria marks 500 days since kidnap of Chibok schoolgirls

On the 500th day since nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls were abducted by Boko Haram, those hoping for their return march in their memory and call for the government to keep up the...

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2015-08-26 Africa

South Sudan's Salva Kiir signs peace deal

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir signs a peace deal aimed at ending 20 months of brutal civil war, but makes it clear that he has deep reservations about the proposal. Also,...

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